Darren Walker

Councillor

Mr Darren Walker is currently a Senior Executive with U&D Coal Pty Ltd, a ASX listed coal project developer based in Queensland. He has over 18 years’ experience in exploration, mining operations, marketing and corporate management in coal, iron ore, gold and other metals as well as petroleum and gas.

A substantial amount of Mr Walkers experience has been within the Australian coal industry in exploration and mining,. He has been closely involved with several successful project transactions including the $2.5 billion sale of the New Saraji project to BMA as well as the $70 million acquisition of Endocoal Ltd.

Mr Walker has also had significant experience leading environmental and mining approvals processes. Mr Walker holds a Bachelor of Science with Honours in Geology, A Masters in Business Administration and is a Member of the AIG, AusImm as well an Associate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.